The REAL story of success

Success is hard. It looks easy when it’s happening to someone else, but the reality is that everyone faces challenges, and sometimes a LOT of them. I thought this experience just applied to entrepreneurs but as I was creating this picture it reminded me of my 10 year old doing his homework. His teacher spent one

Sunshine, sandy feet and soul-searching

A beautiful house overlooking the ocean, the sound of waves rolling in and out on the beach below, seagulls flying by and 2 blissful days to just stop and think about who I am, where I’m going and what I want to be. This was the retreat I had to have. Breakdowns and break throughs

Mindset really does matter the most

Mindset really does matter the most Welcome to 2016! Are you excited? I certainly am and many people I have spoken to are excited about what this year holds for them. It’s like the energy of the planet has lifted and the Earth is excited too! I’m honoured to be a part of the Ausmumpreneur panel

Four Powerful Ways to Reach Your Financial Goals in 2016

There is an incredible opportunity for you today to create a profitable business. Once you make the decision to create your reality and put steps in place to achieving this, you will begin to experience a powerful shift. It’s all about planning, focus and dedication. Setting your goals, crunching your numbers and ensuring that you

Five Ways to Get Set for Sustainable Success in 2016

If 2015 whirred past you before you had a moment to press pause, let’s make this moment an opportunity to take a few slow, deep breaths together right now.  Let’s consciously decide to slow down and make 2016 the year that you savour every moment? Your role as a mother and a business owner is

How Strong are your Business Foundations?

Have you noticed that it’s getting harder and harder to stand out from the online crowd?   Let’s face it, online is a pretty crowded place! There are over 25 million online businesses in the world, but only 2% are making more than $1000 PER YEAR! So what can you do to have potential customers choose

‘Tis the season of reflection

As the year comes to a close, it’s an opportune time to reflect back on the year; to magnify the wins and take the losses on the chin. BUSINESS EXPANSION I started off with the intention to broaden my client base. 2015 was my year to expand; to spread my wings and explore other fields

Find your tribe and you’ll find your mojo

I remember a story years ago about friends of ours who were invited to a dinner party at the home of work colleagues. On the back of the toilet door was their colleagues’ five year plan. It included their goal for a passive income of X amount of dollars, and the desire to surround themselves with “like-minded” friends. We

Be anything but don’t be beige.

A friend of mine often says, “you can call me what you want as long as it’s not boring.” I completely agree. As a creative, to be accused of being boring, or “beige” as I like to refer to it, is the ultimate insult. Beige is comfortable, unassuming, inoffensive. Beige is safe. Kids, teens, and

Inspired by smart Mumpreneurs!

I’ve felt inspired this last fortnight and as a result been propelled into action. I joined a site called “Rachel’s List” where writing-related jobs are advertised. I had to wait to be approved which was actually encouraging. It shows it is a genuine site who want to know the access they are providing is for

Hot Coffee and A Blanket Fort

I LOVE school holidays. I know that many a mother will be reading this and probably cursing me under their breath, and I know I am in the minority here… but I seriously love school holidays!!!!! I love the fact that my first coffee of the morning actually gets to be enjoyed hot, instead of